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NCAVEO: Aerial Optical Thickness (AOT) data collected using a Cimel CE318-2™ sun photometer at Chilbolton

Update Frequency: Not Planned
Latest Data Update: 2008-08-14
Status: Completed
Online Status: ONLINE
Publication State: Published
Publication Date: 2008-09-26
Download Stats: last 12 months
Dataset Size: 4 Files | 64KB


This dataset contains Aerosol Optical Thickness (AOT) data, collected at Chilbolton Facility for Atmospheric and Radio Research as part of the Network for Calibration and Validation of EO data (NCAVEO) 2006 Field Campaign. Measurements were taken every 15 minutes using a Cimel CE318-2™ sun photometer, which is part of AERONET. For more information on the dataset please see the dataset's metadata file in linked documentation.

Citable as:  Network for Calibration and Validation of EO data (2008): NCAVEO: Aerial Optical Thickness (AOT) data collected using a Cimel CE318-2™ sun photometer at Chilbolton. NERC Earth Observation Data Centre, date of citation.
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These data were provided to NEODC by university of Southampton, who carried out work to convert formats to NASA-Ames, and write metadata documents. The metadata documents describing the processing are archived alongside the data as PDF files.

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Data is in GIF format.

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